Quick Pitch: Research for Undergraduates

For Research Week, the Faculty of Science is promoting research opportunities for undergraduates and potential future graduate students.

Faculty members submited short video ‘pitches’ from their research groups about their work, allowing students to virtually explore different science topics being researched at Memorial. 

2021 Videos 

Katz Research Group, Department of Chemistry
Led by Dr. Michael Katz

Poduska Lab, Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography
Led by Dr. Kris Poduska

Green Chemistry & Catalysis Research GroupDepartment of Chemistry
Led by Dr. Fran Kerton & Dr. Chris Kozak


2020 Videos


Welcome from the Dean

Dr. Travis Fridgen, Acting Dean of Science explains Research Week and how undergraduate students can get involved in research in the Faculty of Science. 


Mercier Lab, Department of Ocean Sciences
Led by Dr. Annie Mercier


Katz Research Group, Department of Chemistry
Led by Dr. Mike Katz


Blundell Lab, Department of Psychology
Led by Dr. Jacqueline Blundell


Fridgen Group, Department of Chemistry
Led by Dr. Travis Fridgen 


Mayengbam Research, Department of Biochemistry
Led by Dr. Shyamchand Mayengbam 


Green Chemistry & Catalysis Research Group, Department of Chemistry
Led by Dr. Fran Kerton & Dr. Chris Kozak

... And from the Marine Institute:


4D OCEANS Lab, Marine Institute
Led by Dr. Katleen Robert 


Important Links

How to Get Involved in Research in the Faculty of Science 



Graduate Studies in the Faculty of Science


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